Archive for February, 2015

Over 50 Businesspeople Sign Up For 2½ Year Commitment To Mentor North Walsham School Students

NWHS Mentoring event 2

Fifty-three professionals went back to school to embark on a unique mentoring programme which will see them provide advice, guidance and support over a two and a half year period to 135 young people at North Walsham High School. Representatives from organisations including Aviva, Lafarge, Victory Housing Trust, Premier Inns, KLM, Victory Housing Trust and… Read the full article

Year 7 Lunch Arrangement Changes


We will be trialling revised lunch arrangements for Year 7 next Half Term. From Monday 23rd February, Year 7 will have lunch at 12.30pm until 1.10pm. This means that lesson 3A will start at 1.10pm and lesson 3B will be unaffected from 2.00 until 2.50pm. This arrangement will be reviewed at Easter. The remaining timings… Read the full article

North Walsham Schoolgirl Selected For England Training Camp

Lauren Hemp web

A North Walsham schoolgirl has taken another step closer to playing football for England with the news that she has been selected to attend the latest England U15s training camp at Warwick University later this month. 14-year-old North Walsham High School student Lauren Hemp is one of 26 players picked for the week-long training camp,… Read the full article

Ron Sayer played live to Students


Students had the great opportunity to watch Ron Sayer playing live at lunch time today. Ron is a local musician and former student of NWHS. Ron is going to be teaching guitar for some of our peri music lessons in school. If you are interested in learning Guitar or any other instrument, please contact Mrs Gardner in… Read the full article

Paralympian Tells North Walsham Students: “Keep Dreaming, Keep Working, Keep Winning”

Paralympian Fran Williamson (front right) with NWHS students

Paralympian and world champion swimmer Fran Williamson has told North Walsham High School’s most promising young sportsmen and women to share her philosophy: “don’t say I can’t, say I can’t yet’. The international athlete, who during the course of a ten year career won 13 world championship and six Paralympic medals, was in North Walsham… Read the full article

‘Where Are You Now?’ Call For Former Students Launched


North Walsham High School is appealing to former students to get in touch, as the school embarks on a project to find out where former students are, and what they have achieved since leaving the school. An appeal on Facebook has already resulted in contact being made with former pupils as far away as Tasmania,… Read the full article